By Lesa Carnes Corrigan
"When Robert Penn Warren asks, "what / Is guy yet his passion?" he exemplifies the kind of artist that the British Romantics celebrated. Poems of natural mind's eye lines the advance of Warren's poetic craft as stimulated by way of that movement's ideals."--BOOK JACKET. "Lesa Carnes Corrigan lays out essentially the six-decades-long development in Warren's Romantic imaginative and prescient - a mix of Wordsworth's tempered aesthetics and Yeats's information of ancient violence and glossy estrangement. She demonstrates how heavily the poet linked his such a lot deeply felt intuitions approximately paintings and lifestyles with the overarching philosophies of the Romantics."--BOOK JACKET.
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